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Quiz 55b - General Knowledge  Sent in by: Bill Turnbull:  (Highly Rated - Jim)


1. How long have you have to have been dead for before you can qualify for a blue plaque to be erected? - Twenty years

2. What is the name of the burglar that Norfolk farmer Tony Martin killed several years ago? - Fred Barras

3. What did the police force use to get ones attention before they had whistles? - Rattles

4. Which comedian, chat show host, quiz compere etc had a hit in the sixties with Dick-a-Dum-Dum? - Des O'Connor

5. What was the last major TV series to be made in black and white? - The Forsyte Saga

6. How long is a ten pin bowling lane in feet? - Sixty feet

7. Which British motor manufacturer used to make the Husky? - Hillman

8. Complete the title of Bob Dylan's 1966 album, Blonde On, what? - Blonde

9. On what everyday item would you see the words "The division of labour in pin manufacturing"? - A twenty pound note

10. What is the unusual meat ingredient of poshingtan stew? - Dog

11. How many hours are there in a fortnight? - Three hundred and thirty six

12. In which state was singer Janis Joplin born? - Texas

13. What is the significance of some English football league sides using triangular flags on their corner flags? - They are previous winners of the FA Cup

14. Who wrote the scripts for the Rocky films? - Sylvester Stallone

15. Which three American states end in the letter? - Missouri Mississippi and Hawaii

16. Who co-wrote Fawlty Towers with John Cleese? - Connie Booth

17. What was the third country to put a rocket into space? - France

18. What unlikely national championship is held each year at Raleigh Mississippi? - Tobacco spitting

19. What well known name in the world of fashion is that of the man who was the official designer to the Waffen SS in World War Two? - Hugo Boss

20. Which two Shakespeare characters are used in the phonetic alphabet (point for each)? - Romeo and Juliet

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